National Professor and noted educationist Dr Jamilur Reza Choudhury passed away recently at the age of 77.
Dr Choudhury had an apparent heart attack at his Dhanmondi residence in city and was taken to Square Hospitals where doctors declared him dead, according to family sources.
A former adviser to the Caretaker Government, Prof Choudhury, left behind wife, one son, a daughter and a host of relatives and admirers to mourn his death.
His namaj-e-janaza was held at Dhanmondi Eidgah Masjid in city, family sources said. Later, he was buried in city’s Banani graveyard.